WeatherWatch.co.nz has received these exclusive photos of the damage caused by Tropical Cyclone Vania.
The storm was actually fairly weak when it did this damage – it continues to strengthen and will pose a serious threat to New Caledonia on Friday.
Tropical Cyclone Vania has the potential to bring very stormy conditions to New Zealand next week, sometime between Tuesday and Thursday predicts WeatherWatch.co.nz.
Above photos / Darryl Ranford
Below photos / Nicolas Dufus
on 14/01/2011 3:25am
I hope someone has noted the weather moving across southern australia on a merging course with varnia???? and us……
on 13/01/2011 8:17am
This is interesting in regards to this cyclone
on 13/01/2011 8:55am
Yeah it’s following a track eerily similar to Cyclone Drena back in 1997. But every cyclone has a very different personality. Will be interesting to see what the models come up with in the coming days.
on 13/01/2011 7:13am
WOW! And then it was only a category 1? Hope it doesn’t hit as like that!